Ignored and Ridiculed, She Wages a Lonesome Climate Crusade

In China, where any hint of protest is viewed with suspicion, one teenager is trying to draw attention to the dangers human development poses to the world.

Ignored and Ridiculed, She Wages a Lonesome Climate Crusade
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India's Farmers Protest and Burn in Challenge to Narendra Modi

India's Farmers Protest and Burn in Challenge to Narendra Modi
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Many have burned their fields in defiance of antipollution laws. Some say that has ...

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From Crowded Camps to a Remote Island: Rohingya Refugees Move Again

From Crowded Camps to a Remote Island: Rohingya Refugees Move Again
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More than a million Rohingya Muslims have fled atrocities in Myanmar for tent cities ...

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2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave?

2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave?
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The storms displaced hundreds of thousands of people, creating a new class of refugees ...

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This Time, a Cartoon Depiction of Naomi Osaka Is More True to Life

This Time, a Cartoon Depiction of Naomi Osaka Is More True to Life
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Last year, the tennis champion was shown with light skin in an instant noodle ...

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Why is Australia Still Part of the British Monarchy?

Why is Australia Still Part of the British Monarchy?
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Exploring why we just can't seem to break free.

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From Shelled Ethiopian City, Doctors Tally Deaths and Plead for Help

From Shelled Ethiopian City, Doctors Tally Deaths and Plead for Help
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Ethiopia's prime minister promised a swift, surgical military campaign in the restive province of ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 23:35:55 +0000

Feeling Spurned by Trump, U.N. Sees Redemption in Biden and Team

Feeling Spurned by Trump, U.N. Sees Redemption in Biden and Team
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Diplomats say the Trump administration's “America First” policy demeaned the United Nations. But the ...

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Egypt Frees Human Rights Workers Amid Rising International Pressure

Egypt Frees Human Rights Workers Amid Rising International Pressure
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The arrest of the civil rights advocates received international attention, as Western policymakers, celebrities ...

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U.K. and U.S. Officials Spar Over Coronavirus ‘Vaccine Nationalism'

U.K. and U.S. Officials Spar Over Coronavirus ‘Vaccine Nationalism'
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Scientists warned that a debate over which country's regulatory system is better could undermine ...

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Decades Later, Liberian Warlord Faces War Crimes Trial in Switzerland

Decades Later, Liberian Warlord Faces War Crimes Trial in Switzerland
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In a step hailed by rights advocates, a Swiss court has charged former rebel ...

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Police in India Make First Arrest Under New Interfaith Marriage Law

Police in India Make First Arrest Under New Interfaith Marriage Law
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A Muslim man was held under a state law passed to address accusations by ...

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Hamish MacInnes, Scotland's Man of the Mountains, Dies at 90

Hamish MacInnes, Scotland's Man of the Mountains, Dies at 90
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He scaled dangerous peaks all over the world. He also modernized rescue techniques that ...

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U.K. and U.S. Officials Spar Over ‘Vaccine Nationalism'

U.K. and U.S. Officials Spar Over ‘Vaccine Nationalism'
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Scientists bemoaned a debate over which country has a better regulatory system, saying it ...

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